Post Tagged with: "Erika Cohen Derr"

Georgetown University Student Association President Kamar Mack, right, discusses club exclusivity with a student at a forum.

Student Leaders Tackle Persistent Club Exclusivity Problems

The problem of exclusivity of Georgetown clubs is the product of a competitive application process motivated by a quest for social capital, said Ricardo Mondolfi (SFS ’19), chair of the Student Activities Commission, at an open forum on club culture last Thursday. The open forum was hosted by an informal[Read More…]

by December 6, 2017 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Cartoon Sparks Ire, Dialogue

In response to a cartoon in the Georgetown Voice, students organized a town hall discussion and demonstration in Red Square on Sunday and Monday, respectively, to augment campus-wide awareness about racism and responsible satire. The Page 13 cartoon, published in the Voice’s Feb. 19 issue, depicts then-GUSA executive candidates Chris[Read More…]

by February 24, 2015 28 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

What’s After Dark Cuts Hurt Groups

One year after the Center for Student Engagement discontinued its What’s After Dark program due to university-wide budget cuts, several groups, including the Georgetown Program Board, Relay for Life and the Black Student Association continue to face difficulties in funding late-night programs. These groups traditionally used What’s After Dark funding[Read More…]

by November 4, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Students enjoyed free food from Hilltoss and the Georgetown University Grilling Society during the Healey Family Student Center soft opening celebration Friday afternoon.

HFSC Opens to Students

The Healey Family Student Center opened to students Friday with an all-day celebration that included tours, free food and a casino night. The center, which has been in construction since last August, provides students with over 43,000 square feet of space. The building includes a great room, 12 study rooms,[Read More…]

by September 9, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
HFSC Opens; Pub, Hilltoss Under Construction

HFSC Opens; Pub, Hilltoss Under Construction

The Healey Family Student Center, located below the New South Residence Hall, opens today after years of planning and months of construction. The university is celebrating the inauguration with tours and free food from noon to 5 p.m. today and a casino night from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Although[Read More…]

by September 5, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Fin/App Process Questioned

The Georgetown University Student Association Finance and Appropriations Committee is set to release the final fiscal year 2015 budget for the student association and advisory and programming boards today. The committee considered proposals for 26 options, hearing from advisory boards, student groups and individuals, including Center for Student Engagement Director[Read More…]

by March 21, 2014 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Students to Join HFSC Committee

While construction on the Healey Family Student Center continues, the Center for Student Engagement is establishing a planning and advisory committee to facilitate student input. The committee will consist of appointed administrators as well as students who will represent both individual organizations and the student body as a whole. “It’s[Read More…]

by November 5, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Lights Go Out for What’s After Dark

The Center for Student Engagement will discontinue the What’s After Dark program in response to university-wide budget cuts, resulting in a partial loss of funding for Relay for Life, the Georgetown Program Board and other groups. What’s After Dark operates on a grant from the university and distributes funds to[Read More…]

by November 1, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
A Suspect Email Filter

A Suspect Email Filter

“This message was posted by Erika Cohen Derr under authority granted by the Division of Student Affairs.” This disclaimer concludes every campus-wide email sent by student groups. Few readers notice it; fewer find it noteworthy. But how does this procedure affect the free flow of student communication, particularly when readers can’t see[Read More…]

by October 4, 2013 0 comments Opinion

Students, Groups Honored at Saxa Awards

After another year of student-run events and club leadership, the Center for Student Programs honored outstanding student leaders and groups at the annual Saxa Awards on Wednesday afternoon. The CSP recognized students nominated by their peers for their contributions to student organizations and groups that have enhanced student life. CSP Director Erika Cohen Derr presented the awards.[Read More…]

by May 1, 2013 0 comments News, Uncategorized